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Repmånad eller Hur man gör pojkar av män (1979)

It's time for Jonsson to return to his old regiment to rehearse what he learned during conscription a few years ago. He meets his old friends, platoon leader Larsson and the music loving ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Oskar Löfgren
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Helge Jonsson
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Börje Larsson
Lasse Haldenberg ...
Hans Öberg
Weiron Holmberg ...
Tove Tallroth
Lennart Skoogh ...
Jonas Gustafsson
Ingvar Andersson ...
Kapten 'Beethoven'
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Bea (as Lena-Maria)
Agneta Prytz ...
Helges mamma
Peter Ahlm ...
Major
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Chief Editor
Bengt Berger ...
Col. Berg
Malou Berg ...
Doris' Friend
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Doris
Charlie Elvegård ...
Göte
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Storyline

It's time for Jonsson to return to his old regiment to rehearse what he learned during conscription a few years ago. He meets his old friends, platoon leader Larsson and the music loving captain 'Beethoven'. Jonsson and his comrades doesn't take it very serious - but they have a jolly good time. A female journalist follows the exercise to write an article, and gets interested in him. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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23 February 1979 (Sweden)  »

Also Known As:

The Call-up  »

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SEK 3,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Several scenes were shot at the (then) active Upplands Regiment S1 with real conscripts as extras. It specialized in communication and information systems support for Armed Forces until it was disbanded in 2006. See more »

Goofs

In the opening credits the Swedish word for director, "Regissör", is misspelled as "Regisör". See more »

Quotes

Jonas Gustafsson: I've started with camouflage
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Crazy Credits

At the end of the film, it doesn't say "The End"; instead it says: "The Muck" (The Demob). See more »

Connections

References Kelly's Heroes (1970) See more »

Soundtracks

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Music by Pär Björck
Lyrics by Monica Carlsson
Performed by Jörgen Edman & Polarna
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Alongside Göta Kanal a swedish masterpiece.
27 September 1999 | by (Stockholm, Sweden) – See all my reviews

This is alongside Göta Kanal one of the best movies that this country produced. There has not been any similar films in the late eighties or in the nineties. This is sad since theese two movies are almost the only humouresque films of quality that has been produced since.


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